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Landing Craft Utility LCU-667
Landing Ship Utility LSU-667 (1949 - 1956)
Landing Craft Tank LCT(6)-667 (1944 - 1949)
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - Combat Action Ribbon (retroactive, 6 June 1944, Normandy) - American Campaign Medal
Bottom Row - Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign Medal (1) - World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal
LCT(6)-667 was transferred to Turkey, redesignated ç204
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6):
Laid down, 17 January 1944, at Pidgeon-Thomas Iron Co., Memphis, TN.
Launched, 9 February 1944
Delivered 16 February 1944
Placed in service, date unknown
During World War II LCT(6)-667 was assigned to the Europe-Africa-Middle East Theater LCT Flotilla Twenty-Six and participated in the
Redesignated Landing Ship Utility LSU-667 in 1949
Redesignated Landing Craft Utility LCU-667, 15 April 1956
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Transferred to Turkey in 1962, redesignated Turkish navy landing craft ç204
LCT(6)-667 earned one battle star for World War II service
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign
|Campaign and Dates
|Invasion of Normandy Omaha Beach - 6 to 25 June 1944
Displacement 143 to 160 t.(lt), 309 to 320 t.(fl)
Length 119' 1" (ovl.)
Beam 32' 8"
limiting 3' 9"
maximum navigation 5'
Speed 10 kts.
Range 700 nautical miles at 7 kts.
Cargo Capacity 150 short tons
two single 20mm AA gun mounts
four .50 cal. machine guns
gun shields 10lbs
Fuel Capacity Diesel 80 Bbls
three Grey Marine 6-71 Diesel engines
two Diesel-drive 10Kw 120V. D.C. Ships' Service Generators
three propellers, 675shp
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||Ex-LCU-667 under way while in Turkish naval service as landing craft ç204.
||ç204 under way while dressed in flags, date and location unknown.
||ç204 beached while unloading a tank at Yavuz Beach, Cyprus, 1974.
||Drawing by Cüneyt Demir of the Turkish landing craft ç204, underway.
||Line drawing by Cüneyt Demir of the Turkish landing craft ç204.
||Line drawing of ç204 by Cüneyt Demir
There is no history available for LCT(6)-667 at NavSource.
Crew Contact And Reunion Information Web Sites
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
The World War II LCT Flotillas
Last Updated 6 July 2018
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